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KOPN Thomaston-Upson County Airport
Thomaston, Georgia, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 26 APRIL 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: OPN
Lat/Long: 32-57-18.0092N / 084-15-50.7103W
32-57.300153N / 084-15.845172W
32.9550026 / -84.2640862
(estimated)
Elevation: 797.7 ft. / 243.1 m (surveyed)
Variation: 03W (1995)
From city: 5 miles NE of THOMASTON, GA
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 30286

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 07/1994
Control tower: no
ARTCC: ATLANTA CENTER
FSS: MACON FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: OPN (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0800-1800
FOR AFT HRS SVC CALL 706-741-0562.
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT MALSR RY 30 AND PAPI RYS 12 & 30 - CTAF. MIRL RY 12/30 PRESET MED INTST DUSK-0000; AFTER 0000 ACTVT - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX AWOS-3: 133.975 (706-646-4123)
ATLANTA APPROACH: 124.2 [0600-0000]
ATLANTA DEPARTURE: 124.2 [0600-0000]
WX AWOS-3 at 6A2 (16 nm N): 119.750 (770-227-3934)
  • ATLANTA LARGE TRACON PROVIDES APCH/DEP SVC 0615-2300 ON FREQ 124.2; ATLANTA ARTCC PROVIDES APCH/DEP SVC 2300-0615 ON FREQS 134.5/360.75 (MACON RCAG).

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
MCNr296/34.9MACON VORTAC114.2001E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
YATES302/4.433903WOP --- .--.
PECAT157/23.631605WFFC ..-. ..-. -.-.
COWETA COUNTY132/28.923403WEQQ . --.- --.-
PINE MOUNTAIN081/31.427203WPIM .--. .. --
MONTEZUMA344/37.642604WIZS .. --.. ...

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A1+
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 12/30

Dimensions: 6350 x 100 ft. / 1935 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 20.0
Double wheel: 50.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 12  RUNWAY 30
Latitude: 32-57.543917N32-57.056390N
Longitude: 084-16.394717W084-15.295627W
Elevation: 786.8 ft.797.5 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 121 magnetic, 118 true301 magnetic, 298 true
Displaced threshold: 648 ft.699 ft.
Markings: precision, in fair conditionprecision, in fair condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.50 degrees glide path)
RY 12 PAPI OTS INDEFLY.
2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Approach lights: MALSR: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS/DME
Obstructions: 15 ft. road, 201 ft. from runway, 250 ft. left of centerline
6 FT FENCE AND ROAD 198 FT LEFT 200 FT FROM RY END.
13 ft. rr, 382 ft. from runway, 14:1 slope to clear
50:1 APCH TO DSPLCD THLD

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: THOMASTON UPSON CO. ARPT AUTH
2347 DERAY RD
THOMASTON, GA 30286
Phone 706-647-4500
Manager: MITCH ELLERBEE
2347 DEL RAY ROAD
THOMASTON, GA 30286
Phone 706-647-4500

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 86
Single engine airplanes: 71
Multi engine airplanes: 13
Ultralights: 2
    
Aircraft operations: avg 44/day *
62% local general aviation
38% transient general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2015

Additional Remarks

GCO AVBL ON FREQ 121.725 THRU MCN CLEARANCE DELIVERY.

Instrument Procedures

NOTE: All procedures below are presented as PDF files. If you need a reader for these files, you should download the free Adobe Reader.

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use from 26 April 2018 at 901Z to 24 May 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS OR LOC RWY 30   download (248KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 12   download (196KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 30   download (237KB)
NDB RWY 30   download (187KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (25KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (189KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

6A2 - Griffin-Spalding County Airport (16 nm N)
6A1 - Butler Municipal Airport (23 nm S)
KHMP - Henry County Airport (26 nm N)
KFFC - Atlanta Regional Airport-Falcon Field (29 nm NW)
KPIM - Harris County Airport (32 nm W)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 20-May-2018
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:0810:08
Sunrise06:3610:36
Sunset20:3200:32
Evening civil twilight20:5900:59

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  21-May-2018 00:34:51
Local (UTC-4)  20-May-2018 20:34:51
 
METAR
KOPN 210015Z AUTO 17010G16KT 10SM SCT031 BKN075 23/17 A3017 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT NW
K6A2 
16nm N 
210015Z AUTO 12003KT 10SM SCT027 BKN032 OVC065 21/20 A3017 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT NW
TAF
KMCN 
35nm SE 
201743Z 2018/2118 11005KT P6SM SCT025 TEMPO 2019/2023 4SM TSRA OVC020CB FM210800 00000KT P6SM OVC025 FM211000 VRB01KT 6SM BR OVC018 FM211600 12005KT P6SM VCSH OVC015 PROB30 2116/2118 VRB08G18KT 4SM TSRA OVC010CB
KWRB 
40nm SE 
202100Z 2021/2203 22009KT 9999 SCT030 OVC200 QNH3008INS TEMPO 2021/2023 VRB15G20KT 8000 -TSRA BKN030CB BECMG 2023/2024 22009KT 9999 BKN030 QNH3006INS BECMG 2109/2110 22006KT 9999 BKN010 OVC020 QNH3008INS BECMG 2114/2115 22009KT 9999 BKN030 OVC070 QNH3011INS BECMG 2117/2118 22009KT 9999 VCTS BKN050CB QNH3006INS TX29/2021Z TN20/2112Z
KATL 
42nm N 
202157Z 2022/2124 14008KT 5SM -TSRA BKN040CB TEMPO 2022/2024 VRB15G35KT 2SM TSRA OVC025CB FM210000 15007KT 5SM BR VCSH BKN035 BKN080 FM210800 14005KT P6SM BKN030 FM211400 14005KT P6SM OVC015 FM211700 13005KT P6SM OVC020 FM212000 13010KT P6SM OVC040 PROB30 2120/2124 4SM TSRA OVC025CB
KCSG 
43nm SW 
201743Z 2018/2118 11005KT P6SM SCT025 TEMPO 2019/2023 4SM TSRA OVC020CB FM210800 11004KT P6SM OVC025 FM211000 12004KT 6SM BR OVC018 FM211600 12005KT P6SM VCSH OVC015 PROB30 2116/2118 VRB08G18KT 4SM TSRA OVC010CB
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Thomaston-Upson County Airport 706-647-4500
706-647-8378
[web site]
[email]
Airport management, Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Passenger terminal and lounge, Aircraft charters, Aircraft maintenance, Catering, ...
 
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Phillips 66
100LL Jet A
FS $4.35 $3.50 
SS $4.10 --- 
 Updated 07-May-2018
 
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FS=Full service
SS=Self service
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Aviation Businesses, Services, and Facilities

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Distance
 
Comments
  
Rendrag Aviation LLC 706-648-0021
[web site]
[email]
GPU / Power cart, Avionics sales and service, Aircraft parts, Aviation accessories, Internet access

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